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Wish Farms' challenge: pick strawberries, help RCMA

Wish Farms in Plant City will be the site of the first Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge on Saturday.

OCTAVIO JONES | Times

Wish Farms in Plant City will be the site of the first Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge on Saturday.

PLANT CITY — Wish Farms will present the first Bright House Networks Strawberry Picking Challenge from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 8 at Futch Farms, benefiting the Redlands Christian Migrant Association.

During the Strawberry Picking Challenge, corporate-sponsored teams will participate in a relay race for the title of "Best Harvest Crew." The family-friendly event will include food, games and activities for children.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $8 for children 12 and under, and free for children 3 and under, and include lunch, strawberry shortcake and a gift bag.

Proceeds benefit RCMA, which works to provide early education and other services for the children of migrant farmworkers and rural, low-income families in Florida.

Futch Farms is at 3536 Futch Loop.

Tickets are available at wishfarms.com/spc or at the door. For information, call (813) 752-5111.

Times staff

Wish Farms' challenge: pick strawberries, help RCMA 01/30/14 [Last modified: Friday, January 31, 2014 3:37pm]
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